Situated in an unrivalled position on the shores of Turtle Bay, a natural marine park teeming with vibrant coral reef, The Oberoi Beach Resort Mauritius is a serene abode encapsulated by 20 acres of sub-tropical gardens and a majestic range of lush flora. This luxurious resort integrates the island’s rich multicultural heritage, in conjunction with Oberoi’s tradition and legendary hospitality and service. Relax by the pool where the most energy you will have to exert is deciding which drink you decide for or spend your days exploring the vibrant arts scene, architecture, museums and markets nearby. The beauty of The Oberoi Mauritius is that you can do everything or nothing at all and either way it will be an experience you won’t soon forget.

Location

Where is the resort located? Is it suitable for children?

Mauritius is a postcard-perfect island where a melting pot of cultures meets natural beauty and refined luxury. Unspoilt beaches and crystalline waters create the perfect backdrop for The Oberoi Beach Resort, where you can delight in both, a serene and tranquil atmosphere or adventurous explorations. Whether you are a couple looking to get lost in each other and in paradise or a family in search of some fun in the sun, The Oberoi Beach Resort is the ideal destination for every type of traveler. 

Key Facts

  • located in the Indian Ocean off the south east coast of Africa
  • Sir Sewoosagar Ramgoolam International Airport is 55-minute drive from the resort
  • the resort is 15 km away from the capital Port Louis and near the small town of Grand Baie

What is special?

  • enjoy 20 acres of pristine white beaches and tropical gardens overlooking Turtle Bay, a natural marine park
  • surreal West Coast sunsets will leave you feeling like you’re living in a dream, as vibrant colors paint the sky 
  • feel the soft white sand sink in between your toes and warm waves gently lap against your skin as you take a stroll along the shore

What do the guests say?

  • couples celebrating their anniversary found this to be an extraordinary place for such a romantic occasion 
  • visitors appreciated the abundance of lush flora and beautiful, massive trees strewn all over the resort
  • guests feel the resort exudes refinement, privacy, luxury, comfort, and world class service

Accomodation

What are the room options at The Oberoi Beach Resort? Will I have views of the beach?

The rooms at The Oberoi have been created for pure pleasure and with the needs of couples in mind. Meander along winding paths guiding you to luxurious villas and thatched-roof pavilions offering breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean. Neutral tones, high ceilings and floor-to-ceiling windows create an intimate and idyllic atmosphere that warms the soul. Dreamy tropical gardens at the doorsteps of the Royal Villas create a luxurious enclave of privacy perfect for quiet relaxation.

Key Facts

  • the hotel consists of only 71 luxurious villas and pavilions
  • each villa is located in a private garden
  • all villas and pavilions boast traditional design with modern comforts

What is special?

  • luxuriate in a lavish sunken marble bath overlooking a beautiful walled garden in the Luxury Pavilions 
  • enjoy undisturbed privacy while swimming laps in your private pool 
  • sink into the comfort of your king-sized four-post bed while you soak up the natural light spilling into your villa from the picturesque windows looking out towards the Indian Ocean

What do the guests say?

  • waking up to the sounds of waves lapping is one of the things most enjoy about their stay
  • guests love how generous the rooms are in terms of size and privacy
  • from the time of arrival until their departure, visitors rave about the unprecedented level of service they experienced at Oberoi Mauritius 

POOLS & SPA

What type of spa services are available at the Oberoi Spa? Is there a children’s pool?

The theme of the resort is one of relaxation and tranquility; thus, naturally extending itself throughout the Oberoi Spa. Indulge in holistic therapies and massage treatments that combine the best of both worlds from Eastern and Western practices. Relax your mind, rejuvenate your body and soothe your soul with a variety of sensory experiences. Don’t let your pampering stop there. Bask by one of the two pools where you can summon light snacks and cocktails with ease. 

Key Facts

  • guests can enjoy the adults-only Turtle Bay infinity pool
  • a family-friendly shallow pool is available for small children
  • all private pools are heated in winter season

What is special?

  • relish in relaxation and pure pampering while experiencing the magic of the hands of The Oberoi’s resident massage therapists
  • take a dip in the black volcanic rock-framed pool fringed by columns and statues, overlooking the Indian Ocean and a 600 m stretch of powder white beach 
  • embark on a sensorial journey to release tensions of the body and mind with one of Oberoi’s Sensory Experiences

What do the guests say?

  • guests describe the pool as “perfectly idyllic and peaceful” and the ideal way to spend a day of relaxation
  • the Oberoi Signature Massage is highly recommended by spa-goers
  • guests love the five-star service at the spa so much, they often times indulge more than once during their stay

Culinary

What type of cuisines can I expect at the Oberoi? Will I have more than one restaurant to choose from?

Whether you are in the mood for fine dining fare while fire flames flicker in the reflection pool, lighting up the night’s sky, or casual dining delights complemented by the sound of waves crashing against the shore, the Oberoi has you covered. Experience the multicultural flavors of the island as you are served the freshest seafood, fresh local fruits, vegetables and spices in an exquisite dining experience. If a little more privacy is your preference, you can enjoy an intimate meal served in your private dining pavilion. 

Key Facts

  • “The Restaurant” specialises in classic European, Oriental and Creole cuisines and is open for breakfast and dinner
  • “On the Rocks” restaurant offers casual dining for lunch and dinner
  • 24-hour room service is available

What is special?

  • dine under a blanket of stars, along the ocean’s edge, as you sit perched atop dark volcanic rocks 
  • swoon the night away cuddled up in an exquisite Indonesian love swing, listening to the acoustic sounds of a live guitarist and sipping hand-crafted cocktails
  • enjoy a delicious al fresco breakfast or romantic dinner in your private open-air dining pavilion, with its palm-thatched roof timbers and natural teak furniture

What do the guests say?

  • the daily rotating menu at breakfast provides guests with endless options to try new and exciting dishes
  • guests love the variety of options, from the more formal dining room to more casual dining at “On the Rocks”
  • the degustation at “Gunpowder Room” and the barbecue at the poolside are both highly recommended by guests

Activities

What kind of activities await me? Are there any family-friendly activities?

Spend languid days basking in the sun, listening to the melody of the ocean or satiate the thrill seeker in you with adrenaline-pumping activities offered by the resort. Whether you are parasailing through the skies, enjoying a bird’s-eye view of Turtle Bay or descending to the depths of the ocean on an aquatic adventure, the Oberoi has something for all tastes. Even the kids can get in on the fun as they splash in their own designated pool or enjoy a range of games, an outdoor playhouse and a Nintendo Wii.

Key Facts

  • a kids club is available for 4 to 12 year olds from 9am to 4pm daily
  • all equipment and protective wear is provided by the hotel
  • complimentary glass bottom boat rides and watersports are available to all guests

What is special?

  • engage all five senses with beautifully curated activities through the Oberoi’s Touching Senses program, including sculpture classes, wine tasting, painting and stargazing
  • feel the rush of exhilaration through a myriad of ocean adventures such as windsurfing, water-skiing, scuba diving and deep sea fishing
  • breathe in the aromatic scents of blossoming blooms and wander the wooded trails of the oldest botanical garden in the Southern Hemisphere at “The Pamplemousses Garden”

What do the guests say?

  • guests love the daily activities on offer, such as yoga, wine tasting, cooking classes and rave how helpful and the staff and concierge are with ensuring they have an unforgettable experience
  • guests especially enjoy the Rum tasting experience and cooking lessons held in the “Gunpowder Room”
  • having activities that accommodate travelers and families of all ages is a major plus for many visitors